A Cook County Political Tale In Three Acts
You may think today's story is about the crooked Illinois governor
selling Obama's Senate seat. What you don't know is how the Bush Justice
Dept. probably steered Obama away from disaster even before taking
office. Here's how the pieces of the puzzle fit, based on the known
facts as well as those alleged in the Criminal Complaint, my knowledge
of federal criminal case management and protocols, and some deductive
This written by Dan Westerbeck, retired lawyer from Chicago , former
quarterback at Ohio State U, and all around good guy.
Since most of you do not understand the " Chicago way" of doing things
and come from places that are, relatively speaking, governed by
elections, you may need an interpreter for news from Chicago , especially
about Cook County politics. That's why I'm here.